tonight. the packers crushed the vikings 24-to-ten. aaron rodgers set a nfl playoff record by completing passes to ten different receivers. but the vikings played without starting quarterback christian ponder. who was held out with a right elbow injury. instead back up joe webb started in his place after not having thrown a single pass for the entire season. earlier in the day the nfl playoffs officially kicked off with the afc wild-card match up between the houston texans and the cincinnati bengals.